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Xavi Simons tells the reason why he decided to leave Barça

Published:11/10/2019 - 21:59h

Updated:11/10/2019 - 21:59h

Xavi Simons, a former FC Barcelona squad, spoke in an interview about his departure from Barcelona this summer. The Dutchman decided to go to PSG, where he thinks he has more chances to play in the medium term

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Xavi Simons was considered one of the projects of player more interesting of the Masia Barcelona. The Dutch carried in the quarry nine years and had burned stages little by little by all the categories of the club until arriving to the Cadet To. But the midfield player had to renew this summer and, after not arriving to an agreement with the Barça, decided to put course to Paris.

Paris Saint-Germain him birló of this way to the Barcelona to one of his big perlas. Many criticised the decision of the ex canterano comparing it with which took Neymar Jr in 2017, but he had it very clear. In an interview to the half 'US', the one of Amsterdam explains the main reason that carried him to abandon Can Barça for enrolarse in the quarry of the PSG.

The Dutch thought that for his future was better to keep growing in the PSG that do it in a Barcelona in which arrive to the first team is increasingly complicated. "All dream with playing with Messi, but sometimes there is choose another way. I decided to ship me in another adventure and think that this is good for my development", began saying.

The aim of the mediocampista is precisely play in the first team the before possible and thinks that if it works, will be able to do it. "I want to arrive to the first team the fastest possible. I am 100% safe that I still am not in this level, that have to work hard. In the football, anything can happen", ensured.

To be able to play some day with the Kylian Mbappé, Neymar Jr and company, Simons will have to have a lot of patience and concentrate only in the game. The young footballer is one of the juvenile more mediáticos of the planet and knows that it can not distract by the fame if it wants to arrive far. "I know that all the eyes are put in me. I have to concentrate me in what I want to do", it aimed.

The adaptation to the PSG was complicated

Finally, the now canterano Parisian explained the complicated that they were his starts in the PSG by the physicist that have his mates and opponents. "At the beginning it was difficult because all the players were physically stronger. Now I am accustomed and seat me well", concluded the promising midfield player.

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